We're pleased to offer you this exclusive first silver Krugerrand ever issued by the South African Mint.
It marks the 50th anniversary the world's most famous bullion coin, the Krugerrand. As part of the celebrations, the mint issued this silver Premium Krugerrand. These exclusive coins are legal tender struck in 99.9% fine silver.
The reverse features one of the best known symbols of South Africa, the Springbok. This image was designed by famed sculptor Coert Steynberg, whose initials you can see. Above the beast reads KRUGERRAND, and on either side of it is the date year 2017. Underneath is the inscription FYNSILVER 1 OZ FINE SILVER R1.
The obverse shows a portrait of Paul Kruger, the 4-term president of the former South African Republic, which faces left. Around him reads SUID-AFRIKA and SOUTH AFRICA.
The coin has an exclusive Privy Mark for 2017.
Innovative Minting Technique
The dies for these Krugerrands have been digitally enhanced through innovative laser-etching technology, producing razor-sharp detail, polished gleaming highlights and satin frosted shading never before seen on a Krugerrand.